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An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Gu), Late Shang dynasty | 商末 青銅饕餮紋觚

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Important Archaic Bronzes from the MacLean Collection

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Gu), Late Shang dynasty | 商末 青銅饕餮紋觚

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Gu), Late Shang dynasty | 商末 青銅饕餮紋觚

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

16,380

USD

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Gu)

Late Shang dynasty

商末 青銅饕餮紋觚


of slender proportions with a spreading lower body set over a short straight foot and rising to a cylindrical central section below a tall flaring neck, the lower body with two dissolved taotie masks in high relief against a leiwen ground divided by four vertical flanges, the central section repeating the design, the neck with a band of S-curved serpents below four tall cicada blades all patterned with leiwen


Height 10⅝ in., 27 cm

In overall good condition with some wear to the decorative design. X-Ray available upon request.


整體品相良好。紋飾見些許磨損。X光片可供索取。


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我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Collection of Robert G. Calder, Jr.

Christie's New York, 23rd March 1995, lot 323.


來源

Robert G. Calder, Jr. 收藏

紐約佳士得1995年3月23日,編號323

Richard A. Pegg and Zhang Lidong, The MacLean Collection: Chinese Ritual Bronzes, Chicago, 2010, pl. 7.


出版

彭銳查及張立東,《The MacLean Collection: Chinese Ritual Bronzes》,芝加哥,2010年,圖版7